The Standing up For Tennessee bus tour with Senator Lamar Alexander will make a stop in Brainerd on Tuesday, July 29 at 5 p.m.
It will be at Rib and Loin at 5946 Brainerd Road.
A barbecue dinner will be provided.
September 19, 2014
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South Crest Road, between East Crest Road and Peachtree Road, will be closed beginning Monday, at 8 a.m. for the rebuilding of a retaining wall. Detours will be posted using Peachtree ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: U.S. 27 (SR-29) reconstruction project from Manufacturers Road (Olgiati Bridge over the Tennessee River) to U.S. 127 (SR-8, ... (click for more)
The Dalton Police Department welcomed another new officer to the ranks as Officer Daniel Tolbert joined the force. Tolbert's badge was pinned during a ceremony at the Police Services Center ... (click for more)
South Crest Road, between East Crest Road and Peachtree Road, will be closed beginning Monday, at 8 a.m. for the rebuilding of a retaining wall. Detours will be posted using Peachtree Road and East Crest Road with flaggers on site. This project has an estimated duration of 10 weeks. The closure will be daytime hours from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. when weather permits. ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: U.S. 27 (SR-29) reconstruction project from Manufacturers Road (Olgiati Bridge over the Tennessee River) to U.S. 127 (SR-8, Signal Mountain Road/Boulevard): Weather permitting, the contractor may have lane closures throughout the project area on weeknights to perform road work. They will also be working ... (click for more)
EPB board members huddled with attorneys on the issue of billing for city street lights on Friday morning. EPB Chairman Joe Ferguson asked for the private session with attorneys Rick Hitchcock and Tom Greenholtz of Chambliss Bahner. Don Lepard, owner of Global Green Lighting, earlier filed a $10 million "whistle blower" lawsuit, claiming overbilling by EPB on street lighting. ... (click for more)
The City Council is taking applications from those interested in serving on the city industrial Development Board (IDB). There are four vacancies on the board that has been in the news for its controversial approval and re-approval of $9 million in Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for developers of Aetna Mountain. Resumes are due by Sept. 29. ... (click for more)
I have walked among the head stones at Flanders Fields and have seen the entrenchment of soldiers with only bayonet tips sticking out of the earth. Later I traveled to Normandy where I stood on the sand and made scuff marks with my shoes on Omaha Beach and climbed the hill to the magnificent American Cemetery there. I again walked among the many, many tomb stones so neatly and ... (click for more)
One of the greatest things about the American legal system is that each and every crime is judged on its own merits. Just because Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer and Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy were each arrested for domestic abuse earlier this week, each National Football League football hero will be given an independent hearing and trial, if need be, ... (click for more)